Nathaniel Hawthorne

1804-1864

"No man, for any considerable period,

can wear one face to himself,

and another to the multitude,

without finally getting bewildered

as to which may be the true."

 

For a brief biographical sketch, please click on the following sources:

Perspectives in American Literature

PBS: The American Novel

For an exploration of Hawthorne's short stories and novels, click here:

Writings of Hawthorne

For an exploration of Hawthorne in Salem, click here:

Salem Website